LE3 Postcode Area Information

Population
110,463
Avg Annual Income
£37,353
Full Time Employees
28.31%
Average Age
37.54

Leicester, LE3 Postcode Area Overview

The LE3 postcode area is located in the Leicester, Blaby, Leicester, Leicestershire postcode town, in the East Midlands, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a quiet community of older adults and couples, mainly homeowners in houses, working in professional jobs.

Residents:

  • Mostly married couples or in civil partnerships, with many residents over retirement age.
  • Large Indian and Pakistani communities.
  • Less likely to follow Christian religions.

Housing:

  • Mainly owned houses, not many flats or terraced houses.

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents have college degrees and work in management or professional roles.

Overall: a big area of LE3 postcode district district represents a stable community with established residents enjoying spacious, owned housing and good careers. While there are fewer young families and students, it offers a quiet and settled environment for older adults and professionals.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The LE3 postcode area covers Abbey, Beaumont Leys, Braunstone Park & Rowley Fields, Ellis, Fairestone, Forest, Fosse, Millfield, Muxloe, Ravenhurst and Fosse, Westcotes, Western, Winstanley electoral wards.

LE3 Postcode Map

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LE3 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of LE3 postcode area is 110,463. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 62,127, followed by Indian, with a total of 13,055. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (42,833), followed by No religion (40,559).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (20,195), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,919).

Economic Status

Most people in the LE3 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (33,759), while 15,023 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 24,349 adults have Level 4 education, while 14,752 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the LE3 area are

  • Elementary occupations (9372)
  • Professional occupations (7798), and
  • Process, plant and machine operatives (5481)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode LE3 is 38 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (26739), Between 25 to 34 (20572), and Between 15 to 24 (19779).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in LE3 has Routine occupations (16,893) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (13,051), and Semi-routine occupations (10,446).

Postcodes in LE3

There are total 10 postcode sectors present in the LE3 (listed below). The postcode LE3 has a total of 2753 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of LE3
NameType
AreaLE3
Ward

Abbey

Beaumont Leys

Braunstone Park & Rowley Fields

Ellis

Fairestone

Forest

Fosse

Millfield

Muxloe

Ravenhurst and Fosse

Westcotes

Western

Winstanley

LTLA22Leicester, Blaby
UTLA22Leicester, Leicestershire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland

Leicester, LE3 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Leicester, LE3 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

89

Anti-social behaviour

12

Bicycle theft

44

Burglary

121

Criminal damage and arson

44

Drugs

36

Other crime

77

Other theft

15

Possession of weapons

102

Public order

12

Robbery

78

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

84

Vehicle crime

421

Violence and sexual offences

67

Anti-social behaviour

12

Bicycle theft

78

Burglary

129

Criminal damage and arson

48

Drugs

23

Other crime

83

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

87

Public order

9

Robbery

56

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

76

Vehicle crime

385

Violence and sexual offences

84

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

64

Burglary

111

Criminal damage and arson

30

Drugs

22

Other crime

95

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

105

Public order

9

Robbery

24

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

76

Vehicle crime

398

Violence and sexual offences

107

Anti-social behaviour

15

Bicycle theft

79

Burglary

115

Criminal damage and arson

44

Drugs

25

Other crime

88

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

91

Public order

17

Robbery

47

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

103

Vehicle crime

410

Violence and sexual offences

99

Anti-social behaviour

18

Bicycle theft

72

Burglary

122

Criminal damage and arson

40

Drugs

29

Other crime

81

Other theft

14

Possession of weapons

126

Public order

18

Robbery

57

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

102

Vehicle crime

427

Violence and sexual offences

68

Anti-social behaviour

20

Bicycle theft

60

Burglary

128

Criminal damage and arson

42

Drugs

15

Other crime

104

Other theft

14

Possession of weapons

150

Public order

12

Robbery

55

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

102

Vehicle crime

479

Violence and sexual offences

105

Anti-social behaviour

22

Bicycle theft

56

Burglary

155

Criminal damage and arson

44

Drugs

29

Other crime

93

Other theft

14

Possession of weapons

136

Public order

17

Robbery

80

Shoplifting

11

Theft from the person

127

Vehicle crime

483

Violence and sexual offences

108

Anti-social behaviour

20

Bicycle theft

33

Burglary

132

Criminal damage and arson

44

Drugs

22

Other crime

110

Other theft

16

Possession of weapons

111

Public order

11

Robbery

78

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

96

Vehicle crime

476

Violence and sexual offences

103

Anti-social behaviour

30

Bicycle theft

67

Burglary

141

Criminal damage and arson

52

Drugs

32

Other crime

102

Other theft

15

Possession of weapons

160

Public order

21

Robbery

85

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

122

Vehicle crime

576

Violence and sexual offences

122

Anti-social behaviour

20

Bicycle theft

35

Burglary

129

Criminal damage and arson

49

Drugs

26

Other crime

110

Other theft

16

Possession of weapons

156

Public order

14

Robbery

69

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

97

Vehicle crime

473

Violence and sexual offences

105

Anti-social behaviour

18

Bicycle theft

47

Burglary

114

Criminal damage and arson

60

Drugs

31

Other crime

100

Other theft

15

Possession of weapons

135

Public order

13

Robbery

43

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

106

Vehicle crime

478

Violence and sexual offences

76

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

49

Burglary

143

Criminal damage and arson

52

Drugs

28

Other crime

107

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

134

Public order

17

Robbery

46

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

80

Vehicle crime

482

Violence and sexual offences

98

Anti-social behaviour

22

Bicycle theft

56

Burglary

123

Criminal damage and arson

40

Drugs

20

Other crime

108

Other theft

13

Possession of weapons

126

Public order

12

Robbery

34

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

76

Vehicle crime

453

Violence and sexual offences

60

Anti-social behaviour

12

Bicycle theft

61

Burglary

118

Criminal damage and arson

35

Drugs

29

Other crime

104

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

103

Public order

6

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

82

Vehicle crime

463

Violence and sexual offences

67

Anti-social behaviour

22

Bicycle theft

69

Burglary

104

Criminal damage and arson

33

Drugs

26

Other crime

94

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

124

Public order

8

Robbery

29

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

96

Vehicle crime

487

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in LE3 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in LE3 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£132,500.00£125,000.00 - £140,000.002
Semi-Detached£195,833.33£115,000.00 - £280,000.006
Terraced£157,820.00£130,600.00 - £220,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£470,000.00£470,000.00 - £470,000.001
Semi-Detached£236,500.00£160,000.00 - £275,000.003
Terraced£185,339.29£125,000.00 - £253,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£332,000.00£230,000.00 - £425,000.0010
Flat£140,333.33£69,000.00 - £165,000.005
Other£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.001
Semi-Detached£247,250.00£160,000.00 - £290,000.0016
Terraced£188,538.46£92,000.00 - £280,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£298,571.43£180,000.00 - £425,000.007
Flat£127,333.33£122,000.00 - £138,000.003
Other£6,840,001.00£6,840,001.00 - £6,840,001.001
Semi-Detached£230,666.67£180,000.00 - £298,000.0018
Terraced£183,942.31£105,000.00 - £312,500.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£345,769.23£214,500.00 - £550,000.0013
Flat£133,426.79£69,000.00 - £196,250.0011
Other£35,000.00£35,000.00 - £35,000.003
Semi-Detached£240,338.24£132,000.00 - £350,000.0034
Terraced£152,195.65£110,000.00 - £337,000.0047
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£285,000.00£285,000.00 - £285,000.001
Flat£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
Other£665,000.00£665,000.00 - £665,000.001
Semi-Detached£252,500.00£245,000.00 - £260,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£400,100.00£270,000.00 - £585,000.005
Flat£153,666.67£135,000.00 - £186,000.003
Semi-Detached£249,397.22£170,000.00 - £323,000.0018
Terraced£202,428.57£130,000.00 - £495,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£374,911.11£270,000.00 - £520,000.009
Flat£118,750.00£105,000.00 - £125,000.004
Semi-Detached£244,142.86£149,000.00 - £390,000.0021
Terraced£190,678.57£100,000.00 - £260,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£309,375.00£202,000.00 - £445,000.008
Flat£115,937.50£96,000.00 - £147,750.004
Other£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Semi-Detached£256,029.31£145,000.00 - £388,000.0029
Terraced£166,989.29£92,000.00 - £310,000.0037
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£406,850.00£250,000.00 - £650,000.0010
Flat£140,000.00£140,000.00 - £140,000.001
Other£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
Semi-Detached£237,092.59£160,000.00 - £390,000.0027
Terraced£137,882.41£93,500.00 - £295,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£296,285.71£216,000.00 - £398,000.007
Flat£121,333.33£32,000.00 - £142,000.004
Other£549,497.00£60,000.00 - £1,852,988.003
Semi-Detached£230,721.00£165,000.00 - £335,000.0026
Terraced£195,836.45£133,400.00 - £253,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£397,636.36£280,000.00 - £685,000.0022
Flat£126,400.00£87,000.00 - £170,000.0010
Other£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Semi-Detached£255,525.86£136,500.00 - £440,000.0058
Terraced£171,224.09£85,000.00 - £405,000.0059
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£468,666.67£265,000.00 - £630,000.006
Flat£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Other£175,000.00£175,000.00 - £175,000.001
Semi-Detached£271,225.00£210,000.00 - £358,500.0020
Terraced£183,166.67£131,000.00 - £230,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£269,250.00£188,500.00 - £350,000.002
Flat£111,333.33£70,000.00 - £165,000.003
Other£262,000.00£262,000.00 - £262,000.001
Semi-Detached£249,142.86£205,000.00 - £320,000.007
Terraced£171,395.00£137,000.00 - £190,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£472,222.22£260,000.00 - £805,000.009
Flat£114,737.50£100,000.00 - £144,950.004
Other£635,666.67£190,000.00 - £1,375,000.003
Semi-Detached£264,900.00£185,000.00 - £380,000.0030
Terraced£171,112.07£102,000.00 - £500,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£387,388.46£254,000.00 - £680,000.0026
Flat£146,109.38£42,000.00 - £190,000.009
Other£560,000.00£560,000.00 - £560,000.001
Semi-Detached£174,459.62£100,000.00 - £425,000.0040
Terraced£207,532.35£108,000.00 - £265,000.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,840.62£260,000.00 - £670,000.0016
Flat£131,500.00£101,000.00 - £187,500.005
Semi-Detached£256,944.00£130,000.00 - £380,000.0050
Terraced£205,459.56£95,180.00 - £575,000.0045
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£386,103.52£260,000.00 - £950,000.0027
Flat£134,875.00£80,000.00 - £222,000.004
Other£376,000.00£376,000.00 - £376,000.001
Semi-Detached£255,632.22£185,000.00 - £390,000.0045
Terraced£152,172.06£102,000.00 - £275,000.0035
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£395,104.17£170,000.00 - £743,000.0024
Flat£136,666.67£130,000.00 - £140,000.003
Other£367,000.00£264,000.00 - £470,000.002
Semi-Detached£252,824.44£120,000.00 - £473,500.0045
Terraced£204,862.50£145,000.00 - £310,000.0044
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£310,426.47£154,000.00 - £445,000.0017
Flat£109,333.33£82,500.00 - £148,000.006
Other£145,100.00£55,000.00 - £429,000.006
Semi-Detached£251,050.00£160,000.00 - £355,000.0030
Terraced£147,007.33£90,000.00 - £385,000.0042
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£353,500.00£200,000.00 - £475,000.0014
Flat£122,928.57£65,000.00 - £205,000.007
Other£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
Semi-Detached£192,544.05£145,000.00 - £410,000.0043
Terraced£196,051.35£140,000.00 - £284,000.0037
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£392,105.26£222,000.00 - £850,000.0019
Flat£121,000.00£44,000.00 - £228,000.006
Other£435,750.00£264,000.00 - £607,500.002
Semi-Detached£177,594.44£105,000.00 - £360,000.0046
Terraced£198,021.46£74,000.00 - £392,000.0035
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£311,186.67£215,000.00 - £536,500.0015
Flat£193,195.00£187,995.00 - £199,995.005
Other£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.001
Semi-Detached£233,964.29£161,500.00 - £321,000.0035
Terraced£202,855.21£95,000.00 - £360,000.0048
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£357,019.23£225,000.00 - £1,020,000.0026
Flat£114,800.00£104,000.00 - £135,000.005
Other£886,870.75£154,995.00 - £2,999,993.003
Semi-Detached£240,203.81£165,000.00 - £385,000.0026
Terraced£197,930.21£128,500.00 - £380,000.0048
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£383,096.67£250,000.00 - £565,000.0015
Flat£144,571.43£85,000.00 - £206,000.007
Other£257,500.00£195,000.00 - £320,000.002
Semi-Detached£234,410.87£100,000.00 - £470,000.0046
Terraced£191,831.43£115,000.00 - £475,000.0035
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£314,105.60£232,000.00 - £428,000.0015
Flat£132,500.00£132,500.00 - £132,500.001
Other£365,000.00£365,000.00 - £365,000.001
Semi-Detached£221,390.62£110,000.00 - £300,000.0032
Terraced£195,075.00£130,000.00 - £500,000.0030
Schools in the LE3 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Imperial Avenue Infant SchoolPrimary, Good306 3-7LE31AH
Inglehurst Infant SchoolPrimary, Inadequate253 3-7LE39FS
Inglehurst Junior SchoolPrimary, Good312 7-11LE39FS
King Richard III Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good248 3-7LE35PA
St Mary's Fields Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement432 3-11LE32DH
Shaftesbury Junior SchoolPrimary, Good225 7-11LE30QE
Folville Junior SchoolPrimary, Good340 7-11LE31EE
Stokes Wood Primary SchoolPrimary, Good466 3-11LE39BX
The Hall SchoolPrimary, Good420 3-11LE38PQ
Parks Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding464 3-11LE39NZ
Slater Primary SchoolPrimary, Good208 3-11LE35AS
Fullhurst Community CollegeSecondary, Good1481 11-16LE31AH
Ellesmere CollegeSpecial, Good365 4-19LE32FD
Dovelands Primary SchoolPrimary, Good556 3-11LE30TJ
West Gate SchoolSpecial, Good178 4-19LE36DG
New College LeicesterSecondary, Good977 11-18LE36DN
Caldecote Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good597 3-11LE31FF
Stafford Leys Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good556 4-11LE33LJ
Queensmead Primary AcademyPrimary, Good432 3-11LE31PF
Millfield L.E.A.D. AcademyPrimary, Good406 5-11LE32WF
Glenfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good423 4-11LE38DL
Fossebrook Primary SchoolPrimary, Good206 4-11LE33FF
Braunstone Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good435 3-11LE31QH
The Winstanley SchoolSecondary, Requires improvement612 11-16LE33BD
Kingsway Primary SchoolPrimary, Good311 5-11LE33BD
Forest Lodge AcademyPrimary, Good593 3-11LE36LH
Christ the King Catholic Voluntary AcademyPrimary, Outstanding630 4-11LE36DF
Castle Mead Academy Secondary, Not Rated716 11-16LE35QT
Braunstone Frith Primary AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement543 3-11LE36NF
Fosse Mead Primary AcademyPrimary, Inadequate426 3-11LE35EA
Brook Mead AcademySecondary, Not Rated184 11-16LE35QS
Ravenhurst Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvementNone 5-11LE32PS
Amenities in the LE3 Postcode Area
  • Sonichem Pharmacy, LE3 2PR
  • Best One, LE3 0TD
  • St James Asda On The Move, LE3 0WB
  • Ayston Road Store Limited, LE3 2GA
  • Ayston Road Supermarket, LE3 2GA
  • Travelodge, LE3 3PG
  • Welcome Break - Days Inn, LE3 3GB
  • Abinger Guest House, LE3 0TF
  • Premier Inn Leicester South West, LE3 2FW
  • South Fork Guest House, LE3 2FT
  • Braunstone And District WMC, LE3 2GE
  • Civic Community Lounge, LE3 2PP
  • Forest Park Table Table, LE3 3GD
  • Gynsills Farm, LE3 8HB
  • Leicester Forest RFC, LE3 3PJ
  • Leicestershire County Council, LE3 8RP
  • Allexton & New Parks Football Club, LE3 6DN
  • KFC, LE3 2RB
  • Asda Cafe, LE3 2LL
  • Gems Brunch, LE3 2GA
  • Asda Stores Ltd, LE3 2LL
  • Central England Co-Operative Society, LE3 2JW
  • Central England Co-Operative Society, LE3 3GH
  • Morrisons, LE3 8BQ
  • Tesco, LE3 3JT
  • Aquarius Fish Bar, LE3 8ED
  • Ayston Chippy, LE3 2GA
  • Beacon Fish Bar, LE3 3GF
  • Braunstone Chippy, LE3 2PD
  • China City, LE3 3GF
  • Aylesham Nursing Home, LE3 3PH
  • Braunstone Sure Start Children's Centre, LE3 3BD
  • Gillivers Rehabilitation Home, LE3 8LR
  • Kathleen Rutland Home, LE3 3PF
  • Kidaroo Childcare, LE3 2PS
  • Piping Rock UK Ltd, LE3 1BY
  • Royal Food, LE3 1JY
  • Kelly's Kitchen, LE3 2BQ
  • The Box Grill, LE3 5BF
  • Dee Dee's Snackbar, LE3 5AW
  • San Marco, LE3 2BS
  • The Loving Kebab, LE3 5GE
  • Leicester Forest East Tennis Club, LE3 3PJ
  • The Spa Fairy, LE3 3GF
  • Leicestershire Scouts HQ, LE3 3AW
  • All Nations Centre, LE3 5AG
  • Asian Lunch Club, LE3 5PA
  • Fullhurst Community College, LE3 1BE
  • Fullhurst Community College, LE3 1AH
  • Chartwells At Ravenhurst Primary School, LE3 2PS
  • Fossebrook Primary School, LE3 3FF
  • Glenfield Primary School, LE3 8DL
  • Dairy2Door, LE3 8JR
  • Bestsel Ltd, LE3 5NG
  • Braunstone Foodshare, LE3 1QR
  • Company Shop, LE3 1UT
  • New Parks Community Mission, LE3 9SB